The free 16-page comic book, available in print and online at www.practicalmoneyskills.com/avengers, mixes Marvel characters, including the Avengers, Spider-Man and Iron Man among others, with Visa's financial literacy expertise, to introduce kids to basic money concepts.
The heroes team up to defeat the villain Mole Man and his evil army, all the while learning important financial skills. The action-packed comic features a budgeting worksheet, finance terms and more. There's even a free lesson plan on financial literacy for teachers.
The comic book is being released around the world and is available in Arabic, Bahasa Indonesia, Chinese, English, French, Portuguese, Russian and Spanish.
Avengers: Saving The Day was created by Marvel storytellers, including veteran writer James Asmus (Generation Hope), and was designed by Andrea Di Vito (Avengers Academy).